full name: Republic of Iraq Iraq flag
capital city: Baghdad
population: 37,056,169 (July 2015 est.)
official language: Arabic, Kurdish
business language: Arabic
major religion: Islam
intl.dialling code: +964
internet suffix: .iq
time zone: UTC/GMT + 3 hours
currency: 1 dinar
GDP - real growth rate: -2.4% (2014 est.)
GDP - per capita: $14,600 (2014 est.)
main export: Crudle oil
government: Parliamentary democracy
head of state: President Fuad MASUM
prime minister: Haydar al-ABADI